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Nuestras Raices Farm Tour – Video Post!

Team #WestMass toured the Nuestras Raices farm, an exciting place that promotes deep ties to culture and history, a healthy, organic, local and just economic food structure, and provides a strong community for the people of Holyoke. In their own … Continue reading

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Nuestras Raices – Our Roots

written by Ben Linthicum, Team Leader for the Western MA team After a day of multilingual meetings and a social media training with Neighbor to Neighbor in Holyoke, biking another 6 miles to check out an urban farm wasn’t at … Continue reading

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Let the Wave of Life Wash Over You

Written by Andrew Nguyen, Video Coordinator, Team Massachusetts Working in Holyoke was a change of pace. Petitioning day after day to shut down the Mount Tom Coal Plant afforded me the opportunity to interact with many of the locals. No … Continue reading

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Organizing Organically (not just for apples anymore)

By Lisa Purdy What do Fitchburg, Greenfield, Holyoke, and Chelsea all have in common? Well, besides the fact that they’ve been graced by our presence… (I kid–we’ve definitely been the lucky ones. But I digress.) The pattern is the idea … Continue reading

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